Ritchies Boonah Arts Festival

Presented by The Boonah & District Cultural Foundation Inc.

5-12 SEPTEMBER 2020

2018 Festival Awards Winners

Fashion

Touch of Class

Peta Somerville ‘Fairy Elegance’

Wearable Art

Jessica Kliese ‘Full Bloom’

Calico Creations

Jessica Hunsberger ‘ Almond Reverie’

Storybook Character

Crystal Hook ‘You’re Late for Tea’

Revamped

Heather Reid ‘Colour Your Culinary Heart’

Kids in Calico

Freyja Gordon ‘Wonder from Wonderland’

Accessories

Heather Reid ‘Large Sensory Clutch from the House of Annie P’

Writing

All stories to begin with ‘That was the last straw’

100-word story
Short story, open
Short Story Years 10-12
Short Story Years 4-6
Poetry Open
Bush Poetry Open

Art

Youth Photography (High School)

Zia Mellican ‘Hidden Alley’

Acrylic

1st – Glen Smith ‘The Apartment Block’

2nd – Colleen Gardner ‘Blue and Gold’

Sculpture

1st – Janine Gibson ‘Tea-P’

2nd – Peter Holmes ‘Guardians of the Scenic Rim’

 

Photography

1st – Grant Quinn ‘Ipswich History’

2nd – Desmond Mellican ‘It’s a very Merry Christmas’

GET INVOLVED

The Ritchies Boonah Arts Festival is about promoting the cultural heart of the community. It gives everyone an opportunity to display their talent in the art, writing, and fashion competitions, or on stage in lively and entertaining shows.

 

Get involved: onstage, backstage, social media, logistics, clerical, or general help. Make friends and contribute to the economic and social wellbeing of the community. It’s lots of fun.

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